About Us


Venus (DFW), Texas Location

Founded in Longview, Texas in 1980, Advanced Pump & Valve (dba Advanced Industries) is a privately held corporation and full line mechanical and electrical wholesale distributor serving the industrial marketplace in North and East Texas. Employing 35 full time personnel at two locations, Advanced Industries provides our customers with technical expertise, competitive prices, product availability, and a superior level of service in all aspects of supply.

From inception and beginning as a pump and valve distributor, to the mid 1980’s that brought new products and personnel diversifying the company, AI has now for years, successfully and uniquely combined both electrical and mechanical products that keep your production running into one service oriented company.


Advanced Industries operates from two complete full service facilities in Longview, Texas and Venus (DFW), Texas. Customer Benefits provided by these locations include:

  • Individual sales and field service representatives at each location for immediate response to customer needs.
  • Over 20,000 square feet of facility at each location housing over $2,000,000 in inventories.
  • Trained and experienced local customer service and warehouse operations staff.
  • 12 delivery trucks providing daily regional delivery with capabilities to 20,000 lbs.
  • Local decision making authority to provide immediate response to customer needs.
  • Enhanced understanding of local customer practices and integrated working relationships with customers in each territory.
  • 24 hour on call service in each territory.
  • Trained and Certified in house product application and start up specialists including, ABB, Spence Siemens, Baldor, Polycorp, EST, and others.
  • Full line Electrical and Mechanical products from one regional source.